The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 66 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.53% - 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 6.25% - 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £35,486 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
vSphere
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

System Software Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
48 45 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.42% 10.71% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 39
Average salary £24,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £24,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,486 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

vSphere
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Suffolk region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Suffolk

vSphere
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 3 £35,486 -
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) HAProxy
3 3 (60.00%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (60.00%) Nagios
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Publishing
3 3 (60.00%) Brocade
3 3 (60.00%) Fujitsu
3 3 (60.00%) ProCurve
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (60.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) SIEM
1 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
1 3 (60.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Fujitsu
3 3 (60.00%) ProCurve
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet